J. Alexander’s Promotes Jason Parks to VP and Chief Information Officer
J. Alexander’s Holdings, Inc., owner and operator of the J. Alexander’s, Redlands Grill, Stoney River Steakhouse and Grill and Lyndhurst Grill collection of restaurants, announced the promotion of Jason S. Parks to Vice President and Chief Information Officer of the Company.
Lonnie J. Stout II, President and Chief Executive Officer, made the announcement and said Parks has already assumed his new role.
“Jason has proven himself as an invaluable leader in directing the evolution of our Information Systems,” Stout says. “His contributions have enhanced the breadth of our management team and will continue to benefit the Company as we expand our base of restaurants.”
Prior to being named to his present executive post earlier this year, Parks served the Company as the Director of Information Systems. He held the same position with J. Alexander’s Holdings, LLC and subsidiaries from February 2013 to February 2018, and with J. Alexander’s Corporation from July 1996 to February 2013.
Parks joined the Company in May 1991 as a server in the first J. Alexander’s restaurant in Nashville, and was later promoted as the first internal management hire. Parks served in restaurant management from January 1992 to July 1996. He holds a Master of Science in Information Systems from the Raymond J. Harbert College of Business at Auburn University.